A Gourmet Experience in Kyoto

In the very district of Gion, in Kyoto, the best spot to find geishas, there’s this Michelin-starred restaurant called Gion Karyo. Their specialty is kaiseki, a traditional multi-course Japanese dinner considered haute cuisine.

Made with fresh, seasonal ingredients, Gion Karyo offers their customers dishes like sakizuke (appetizer), nimono (soup), mukozuke (sashimi), hassun (seasonal dish), yakimono (grilled dish), hanmono or shokuji (rice dish) and a dessert. From 5,800 ¥, the number of dishes can increase (as well as the price) from around 8 to near 20.

Address: 570-235 Gionmachi Minamigawa, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605-0074. Google Maps 👉 https://goo.gl/maps/16cnd6nzpAB2

Access: Gion-Shijo Station (Keihan Main Line).

Opening hours: Thursday-Tuesday, 11:30-14:00, 18:00-20:00.

Price: From 5,800 ¥.

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